19th Century Ganesh Painting

This hand painted original depicts a very fierce Lord Ganesha holding his preferred implements of war, riding into battle on the back of a lion, with his faithful shrew at his side, and a snake as comrade. This a tantric depiction of Ganesh, with mystical overtones.

Dating to the 19th century, painted on a camel scapula. Northern India.

Measurements: height 25 cm x 19 cm (10 x 7.5")